Ethics Violations

Head Of NY Ethics Panel ResignsCherkasky was appointed by Gov. David Paterson in 2009. The agency later recommended $90,000 in civil penalties against Paterson for soliciting and accepting Yankees baseball tickets before belatedly paying for them.
Report: Lawyers Leave Rangel Ahead Of Ethics TrialRangel faces 13 ethics violations and could be expelled.
Rangel Criticizes Obama For 'Dignity' RemarkRep. Charles Rangel has shot back at President Obama's recent comment that he "end his career with dignity."
Rangel Packs 'Em In At B-Day Bash, Breathes Sigh Of ReliefDespite a growing political scandal, about 800 people attended the birthday bash for embattled Congressman Charles Rangel at The Plaza Hotel on Wednesday night.
Rangel Throwing B-Day Bash, But Who Will Show?It was supposed to be a huge birthday fund-raising blowout for Congressman Rangel's 80th. Instead, as CBS 2's Magee Hickey reports, it's turning into a huge embarrassment for the troubled Harlem Democrat.
Report: Rangel Tries To Settle Ethics ControversyEmbattled Congressman Charles Rangel reportedly signed a deal to end his messy ethics probe, but House Republicans would not go along with it.
Dionne Warwick To Headline Rangel's Birthday BashSingers Dionne Warwick and Chuck Jackson will headline next week's birthday fundraiser for embattled Democratic Rep. Charles Rangel.
House Takes Another Hit With Waters Allegation Another political bombshell has hit the House, as New Yorkers are learning about the latest in the Charlie Rangel ethics investigation.